In this paper, the student will identify an issue in the law (MY CHOSEN TOPIC IS: The Legal consequences of poor Nursing documentation) , which pertains to nursing on one of the

following major topics. Each of the following topics has been decided in conflicting ways by the

State Supreme Courts or the U.S. Courts of Appeal over the past three years. None of the

following issues has been fully addressed by the U.S. Supreme Court. All issues are therefore

being presently debated by Congress and our State legislatures. The Research Paper will reflect a thorough understanding of all sides of the issue. It must show a

thorough analysis of all sides of the issue, not merely a personal opinion. The student must come

to a position based on information researched and professional experiences. Must be minimum of 7 – 10 pages double-spaced pages of text in length

 Must include a cover page that includes the following:

 Title of paper

 Learner’s name

 Immaculata University and Module name and number

 Facilitator’s name

 Date submitted

 Must comply with APA format (APA format is demonstrated at:


 Must include an introductory paragraph with a succinct thesis statement.

 Must include, in body of the paper, sufficient academic concepts (three to four) prompted

by course facilitator, assignments, and other requirements.